Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Tuesday, 26 April 2016
26 Apr 19:20 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/26 14:17:12
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.26°N / 80.39°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (208 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
57 km (35 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
95 km (59 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
141 km (87 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
146 km (91 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
147 km (91 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/26 14:17:12 (26 Apr 19:17:12 UTC)||M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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